Crime, law and justice, and police blotter near Ocala, FL or anywhere in the US.
Recent Crime News
Friday Feb 27 | via WFTV Orlando
An Ocala man was arrested Friday morning and charged with possessing child pornography, according to the Marion County Sheriff's Department. Investigators arrested Andrew John Evans, 51, and charged him with 20 counts of possession of child pornography. Comment?
Tuesday Feb 24 | via WFLX-TV West Palm Beach
A neighbor saw the boys inside the home near Ocala and called the Marion County Sheriff's Office on Sunday. The Ocala Star-Banner reports four of the boys were walking out of the front of the house when deputies arrived and arrested. Comment?
Wednesday Feb 18 | via The Orlando Sentinel
If you're looking for ideas in planning your wedding, you may want to attend the following free wedding shows. There are so many small details to cover, such as the color of the linens or whether to use fresh or silk flowers. Comment?
Wednesday Feb 18 | via News Talk Florida
The city of St. Petersburg has a new idea for breathing life into "dead" properties: Ask a judge to force them to auction. Mayor Rick Kriseman is targeting more than 400 properties in legal limbo sprinkled across nearly every city neighborhood. Comment?
Wednesday Feb 11 | via Orlando Crime
Police made an arrest in a Sunday shooting that seriously injured an Ocala man, but officers are still looking for other suspects. Eric Moore, who was visiting the area with his 8-year-old daughter, went with two of his friends to a vacant house on Lee Street, where he had arranged to meet with others. Comment?
Friday Feb 6 | via SILive.com
A Clifton man stands accused of stealing copper piping from an assisted living facility -- and one relative who contacted the Advance says it's because he looks similar to a photo circulated by the NYPD of a man wanted in the crime. The arrest on Tuesday of Angel Cabrera, 27, of Sandra Lane, was a case of mistaken identity since he was working as an electrician at the time that the crime was committed, said his aunt, Brunilda Padilla of Ocala, Fla. Comment?
Wednesday Feb 4 | via The Orlando Sentinel
The effects of methamphetamine can take a devastating toll on a person's appearance, relationships and health. Click here for more info on the Faces of Meth program The effects of methamphetamine can take a devastating toll on a person's appearance, relationships and health. Comment?
Monday Feb 2 | via Bangor Daily News
A Florida man was being held in jail with no bond Monday after police say he attempted to circumcise his 20-month-old nephew with a large kitchen knife, according to the arrest affidavit. Larry Floyd, 24, of Ocala, was arrested Saturday evening on a charge of domestic aggravated battery with a deadly weapon, according to jail records. Comment?
Sunday Feb 1 | via NEWS.com.au
AN AD featuring audio of a woman calling police during a domestic violence incident is set to air at today's Super Bowl - and it's already attracting attention. AS SHE stepped forward to receive her crown, the winner of the Miss Amazonas contest didn't see her rival coming for her in the background. Comment?
Jan 29, 2015 | via The Orlando Sentinel
A 16-year-old boy sneaked onto Leesburg High School carrying an unloaded .38 caliber revolver and several "black talon" style hollow-point bullets, according to law enforcement and school-district officials. A 16-year-old boy sneaked onto Leesburg High School carrying an unloaded .38 caliber revolver and several "black talon" style hollow-point bullets, according to law enforcement and school-district officials. Comment?
Jan 29, 2015 | via Bangkok Post
Police inspect two resorts found to be illegally diverting water from Ban Bo creek in Ratchaburi, affecting more than 500 households downstream. - Pattarapong Chatpattarasill Police arrest two youth-gang leaders for the murder on Sunday night of a noodle shop owner in Nakhon Pathom. Comment?
Copyright © 2015 Topix LLC